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U.S. House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

/ Jun 15, 2017

U.S. House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, officials said. His wounds were not believed to be life-threatening. Alexandria police said a suspect in the shooting was in custody. A congressional aide said Scalise ...

Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron hold talks

/ Jun 14, 2017

Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron hold talks

She wants to escape the European Union, he wants to embolden it. British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron held talks Tuesday from opposite sides of the Brexit front line and agreed that negotiations for Britain’s divorce from the European bloc ...

U.S. lawmakers sue Trump over foreign state payments to businesses

/ Jun 14, 2017

U.S. lawmakers sue Trump over foreign state payments to businesses

More than 190 Democratic lawmakers sued U.S. President Donald Trump in federal court on Wednesday, saying he had accepted funds from foreign governments through his businesses without congressional consent in violation of the U.S. Constitution. The complaint said Trump had not sought congressional approval ...